Dengue fever allegedly claimed the lives of three children – Surayya Anjum, 5, in KMH street in Kadapa city, V. Ramu, 5, in Chinthakunta in Duvvur mandal and Sravani, 7, in Chilamakur in Yerraguntla mandal. The children were having high fever and died during treatment. However the Kadapa DMHO Prabhudas said in Vemula that not a single case of dengue, malaria or typhoid were recorded in the district.

-Special Correspondent